Job Information

We are seeking a co-founder for an unnamed early childhood school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Allegheny County). At this time, the co-founder should be willing to commit 10+ hours a week to the early stages of planning. Once a sufficient threshold of funding has been reached, this position will transition into a full-time leadership role.

 

This is an opportunity to make a distinctive mark on the educational landscape of Pittsburgh by building an innovative experience for young learners!

 

Position Requirements

·          Bachelor's Degree (Master’s Degree +, preferred)

·          Teaching or Administration Experience

 

 The ideal co-founder will have the following qualities:

·          The capacity to grow through collaboration and innovation

·          Professionalism, flexibility and a dedication to excellence

·          Strong leadership, organizational, and multitasking skills

·          The desire to have a direct positive impact on the lives of students, families, and

teachers

 

Applicants should show interest or be willing to participate in the following:

·          Researching Pennsylvania State School Requirements

·          Writing Business Plan

·          Researching & Pursuing Funding

·          Creating Budget/Projections & Financial Planning

·          Writing Mission & Vision Statements

·          Writing Educational Philosophies, Goals & Curriculum

·          Writing School Policies

·          Visiting Potential School Sites and Getting Estimates for Renovations

 

How to Apply

All applications should be submitted electronically to startupschoolpgh@gmail.com. Please include the following information in your application:

·          Resume

·          Biography

·          Educational Philosophy

·          Essay: Why are you interested in working as a co-founder to start an early

childhood program?

 

All applications will be carefully reviewed within 3-5 days. If you are selected as a potential candidate for this position, we will reach out to you with the next steps in the application process.